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A history of life in 100 fossils A history of life in 100 fossils

Oct 20, 2014
Creatures of the deep - in search of the sea's monsters and the world they live in Creatures of the deep - in search of the sea's monsters and the world they live in

In this updated and expanded edition of Creatures of the Deep, award winning nature and science writer Erich Hoyt gives readers a glimpse of the amazing variety of creatures found in the deepest parts of the ocean. Weaving together details from the latest scientific research about sharks, giant squid, dragonfish, huge tube worms, clams and tiny microbes of the deep sea vents, Hoyt embarks on a magical journey roaming across the abyssal plains and descending into deep sea trenches more than 20,00

Oct 24, 2014
Daisy to the rescue - true stories of daring dogs, paramedic parrots, and other animal heroes Daisy to the rescue - true stories of daring dogs, paramedic parrots, and other animal heroes

Collects over fifty true stories of heroic animals rescuing people, including a pot-bellied pig, parrot, dolphin, and half-breed wolf, with current scientific research about the human-animal bond.

Oct 17, 2014
In search of lost frogs - the campaign to rediscover the world's rarest amphibans In search of lost frogs - the campaign to rediscover the world's rarest amphibans

Oct 24, 2014
Mathematics 1001 - absolutely everything that matters in mathematics in 1001 bite-sized explanations Mathematics 1001 - absolutely everything that matters in mathematics in 1001 bite-sized explanations

Oct 24, 2014
Pearls of the southern sky - a journey to exotic star clusters, nebulae and galaxies Pearls of the southern sky - a journey to exotic star clusters, nebulae and galaxies

Oct 24, 2014
Tales from Gombe Tales from Gombe

Oct 24, 2014
The glory of the tree - an illustrated history The glory of the tree - an illustrated history

Oct 24, 2014
The quantum moment - how Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg taught us to love uncertainty The quantum moment - how Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg taught us to love uncertainty

The authors-- one a philosopher, the other a physicist-- draw on their training and six years of co-teaching to dramatize the quantum's rocky path from scientific theory to public understanding while also exploring the quantum's manifestations in everything from art and sculpture to the prose of John Updike and David Foster Wallace.

Oct 17, 2014